Skyrim: Fort Sungard

October 1, 2015 / 1 comment

You will find Fort Sungard overlooking the road from Falkreath to Markarth. The most likely approach will be up a long hill that rises steeply from the road.  The fort has been overrun with forsworn, unless you are in the middle of, or have completed the civil war quests – in which case soldiers of…

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Skyrim: Serpent’s Bluff Redoubt

September 30, 2015 / 0 comments

Serpent’s Bluff Redoubt is another Forsworn stronghold in the area surrounding Markarth.  Work your way up the mountain and fight 4 forsworn.  you can find a locked chest to loot inside a tent northeast of the forge.  head south from the campfire and then go up some stairs to find another site with 2 more…

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Skyrim: Bard’s Leap Summit

September 29, 2015 / 1 comment

You can find Bard’s Leap Summit just north of the word wall at Lost Valley Redoubt. You can jump from here to land in a pool. Swim out and talk to Azzadal, the ghost of a bard. He will increase your speech skill. Here you can also find some forsworn dwellings if you didn’t already…

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Skyrim: Lost Valley Redoubt

September 28, 2015 / 2 comments

Lost Valley Redoubt is a forsworn stronghold that can be difficult to approach because you have to work your way through deep ravines, following a winding path that gives advantage to anyone on the cliffs above. The Forsworn will pelt you with ranged attacks and magic, so be prepared to either fight using archery and…

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Skyrim: Valthume

September 27, 2015 / 1 comment

Valthume Vestibule As you enter you will be approached by a ghost.  Talk to Valdar to gain a quest to free the place from evil.  You will want to talk to the ghost before proceeding with the rest of the walkthrough for Valthume.  If you are collecting the dragon priest masks, then you will want…

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Skyrim: Cradle Stone Tower

September 26, 2015 / 0 comments

Find Cradle Stone Tower west of Lost Valley Redoubt.  On your way you can find a chest to loot.  The bottom of the tower is locked, but you can pick the lock easily enough.  Inside you can find a chest to loot.  Take an exterior ramp up to a hagraven nest.  Kill her and look…

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Skyrim: Gloomreach

September 25, 2015 / 0 comments

You can find Gloomreach west of Fort Sungard and north of Cradle Stone Tower. There are no guards outside of the falmer dwelling. Enter Gloomreach Cavern facing southwest and continue along the tunnel.    You will come to a room where sunlight can reach the cavern.  A tree dominates the middle of the room.  From here…

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Skyrim: Rorikstead

September 24, 2015 / 3 comments

Featured in the hit song “Ragnar the Red”Rorikstead is a little town that provides a stopping post on the way between Whiterun and Markarth. You may come here as a consequence of the Daedric quest: A Night to Remember.  Or for the quest In My Time of Need. During the main quest line you will…

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Skyrim: Bleakwind Bluff

September 23, 2015 / 0 comments

Bleakwind Bluff is a crumbling tower that can only be reached by circling around and approaching from the east.  You can come up the road from Soljund’s Sinkhole or from Moldering Ruins.  The trail takes you up several sets of stairs carved into the mountainside.  Along the way you will fight 3 forsworn and finally…

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Skyrim: Karthspire

September 22, 2015 / 1 comment

Go through Karthspire Camp to reach Karthspire. Most likely you will be here as part of the main quest line, in which case solving the puzzles will be easy because your guide will explain everything. Enter into a forsworn encampment split into 2 levels.  Fight 2 forsworn and a briarheart.  There really isn’t anything to…

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